All-Star Game

July 12, 2011 - 11:31 am
Following a report that MLB executives and players criticized Derek Jeter for sitting out of the All-Star Game, commissioner Bud Selig voiced his support for the Yankees shortstop . During a press conference before Tuesday's All-Star Game, Selig said, "There isn't a player I'm more proud of in the...
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Ryan Hannable
July 12, 2011 - 7:52 am
The Red Sox every year seem to have multiple players selected for the All-Star Game, but for the most part the Sox players never seem to do anything outstanding. Only four Sox players have been named All-Star MVP: Carl Yastrzemski , Roger Clemens , Pedro Martinez and, most recently, J.D. Drew ...
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June 28, 2011 - 4:54 pm
The MLB has released its final American League All-Star voting update before the starting lineup is announced on Sunday, and Jacoby Ellsbury is just 120,000 votes behind Josh Hamilton for the last outfield starting spot. Adrian Gonzalez and David Ortiz are currently in line to start, leading the...
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February 21, 2011 - 7:05 am
Wake up with the Celtics and your daily dose of Irish Coffee '€¦ Celtics Ray Allen and Paul Pierce may have lost to overlooked Heat forward James Jones in the final round of the 3-Point Contest, and more heralded Miami forward Lebron James (29 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists) might have...
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February 04, 2011 - 8:14 am
Wake up with the Celtics and your daily dose of Irish Coffee '€¦ In honor of four Celtics -- Paul Pierce , Kevin Garnett , Rajon Rondo and Ray Allen -- all making the NBA All-Star Game, I give you the top-five NBA All-Star Weekend performances by the current Celtics ... 5. PAUL PIERCE sunk all...
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February 03, 2011 - 7:19 pm
Before the announcement that the Celtics would have four All-Stars was made official, Doc Rivers joked that he would play the four of them together with whatever player was closest to free agency, "Just so they could see how it feels." So, get ready Dwight Howard to run with Rajon Rondo , Ray Allen...
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December 30, 2010 - 8:17 am
Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo are among the starters for the Eastern Conference in the latest round of All-Star balloting, released Thursday by the NBA. Garnett and Rondo both ranked second at their positions (behind Miami's LeBron James and Dwyane Wade , respectively). Orlando center Dwight Howard...
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July 13, 2010 - 3:57 am
Since the start of the All-Star tradition in 1933 -- skipped only in 1945 because of World War II -- Major League Baseball '€™s midsummer matchup has featured dazzling plays and unforgettable feats by the best players to grace the field. Here'€™s a list of some of the memorable moments that...
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Rob Bradford
July 12, 2010 - 9:25 am
ANAHEIM -- Red Sox third baseman Adrian Beltre was replaced by Texas' Michael Young f or the All-Star Game, according to American League manager Joe Girardi. Beltre suffered a hamstring injury while running out a ground ball in the Red Sox' 3-2 win over Toronto Sunday. Young is hitting .301 with 12...
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